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William Henry MEAD

Regimental number30212
Date of birth27 October 1892
Place of birthCatargo, New South Wales
SchoolSt Vincent's School, Redfern, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressMarrickville Road, Marrickville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Mead, Marrickville Road, Marrickville, New South Wales
Enlistment date4 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 7, Reinforcement 6
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 9 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1918
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3591 Corporal Frederick Cecil MEAD, 53rd Bn, killed in action, 6 April 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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